Leah Barkoukis

Posted October 11, 2015

In an interview with WABC's Rita Cosby, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz expressed confidence that he can beat the GOPs current frontrunner Donald Trump and pick up his supporters too.

Posted October 09, 2015

The Friday Filibuster: The one-stop-shop for everything you need to know about this week in politics.

Posted October 08, 2015

The Obama administration has pledged to take in 85,000 refugees in the next fiscal year, with the number increasing to 100,000 the year after that. While not all of these refugees will be coming from war-torn countries like Syria, many will, and it has Republicans up in arms over the strain on American resources and the security risks it poses.

Posted October 08, 2015

The Wikipedia pages of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Renee Ellmers were edited by an IP address tied to the Department of Homeland Security accusing the two of having an affair.

Posted October 08, 2015

With shows ranging from The Fosters, featuring a lesbian couple raising their family, to Greek, which is littered with explicit sexual references and acts, party scenes, drunk students, and sometimes harsh language, its no wonder that viewers mayve scratched their heads wondering why such shows were on a network called ABC Family.

Posted October 07, 2015

Feelings hurt. Single tear.

Posted October 05, 2015

Twelve Christians in Syria have been martyred for their faith in an Aug. 28 attack by ISIS militants that only recently came to light.

Posted October 02, 2015

Could've fooled me.

Posted October 01, 2015

Many Germans who not too long ago welcomed hundreds of thousands of migrants with open arms are beginning to have a change of heart after a massive riot broke out in the small town of Calden.

Posted September 30, 2015

He thanked her for her courage.

Posted September 28, 2015

While theres disagreement among Republicans over whether or not Kentucky clerk Kim Davis was correct to put up a fight in refusing to issue marriage licenses in the wake of the Supreme Courts same-sex marriage decision, her position has gotten support from someone all the more important: Pope Francis.

Posted September 27, 2015

Transparency for the people.

Posted September 24, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson drew the ire of both Democrats and some Republican presidential candidates after saying on NBCs Meet the Press Sunday that he would not advocate that we put a Muslim in charge of this nation.

Posted September 23, 2015

Things got heated at a recent Board of Education meeting last week in Jersey City after officials decided not to close schools for the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha.

Posted September 22, 2015

When Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker threw his hat in the 2016 presidential ring in July, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka issued a curt six-word statement on it: Scott Walker is a national disgrace.

Posted September 22, 2015

Beginning in 2016, individuals from New York, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Louisiana, and American Samoa will no longer be able to board a domestic commercial flight with their just their drivers licenses as proof of identification.